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For many in our community, it has been a very challenging and stressful time emotionally. Mental health and trauma support services such as free short-term counseling and a library of assessments, articles, podcasts and webinars are available through our Employee Assistance Program. Services are available to faculty, staff and household members. Learn more

As the Northwestern wellness program, YourLife will create and sustain a culture that educates, motivates, and empowers faculty, staff and retirees, and their eligible family members, to adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles. Taking responsibility for one’s health and well-being is vital to getting the most out of your life and making valuable contributions to the mission of the University.

Through YourLife, you can access a wide variety of programs & services, resources, reading materials and discounts.

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Make thoughtful, positive choices to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being.


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Faculty & Staff Flu Shots

9:15 AM - 3:15 PM, Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center, 303 E. Superior Street

Human Resources has partnered with Empower Health Services (EHS) to host on-campus flu shot clinics in October. - The qu...

Your Daily

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Your Daily are 15 and 30 minute virtual well-being breaks Monday-Friday that are intended to help support you and your w...

White Light Therapy

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM, Abbott Hall, 710 N. Lake Shore Drive

WELL has partnered with the Women's Center to provide light therapy on the Chicago campus Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thur...